"DO YOU REALLY WANT TO HURT ME?" FROM "THE WEDDING SINGER" George, the…
- Posted on Dec 6th 2012 11:31AM by Cameron Matthews
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According to TMZ, the quote was incorrectly translated by several Mexican news outlets into "So the Mexican president is a tyrant. Well, if that's true Mexico needs good wishes."
The youthful Enrique Peña Nieto was elected for a six-year presidency back in July and assumed office on Dec. 1. Since the political figure's popularity is so high, Mexican fans have been slamming Boy George on social networks.
The Culture Club frontman's rep says George is "blocking anyone who annoys me by calling me 'racist' or mentioning 'presidents!'" Blocking an entire country from your high-profile life seems difficult, so we're not sure how successful he'll be.
"George has no political motivation or even knows anything about the candidates involved or their history, it was simply a good luck to the whole country," the rep adds.
Let's file this under an international relations failure.